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TheatreSquared to Break Ground on Permanent Home, Launch 'Our Next Stage' Campaign TheatreSquared to Break Ground on Permanent Home, Launch 'Our Next Stage' Campaign
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2017 in Arkansas

TheatreSquared (T2) Artistic Director Robert Ford and Executive Director Martin Miller today announced that, on June 23 at 4pm, the company will break ground on the region's first dedicated, permanent home for professional theatre and publicly launch the Our Next Stage Campaign, a $34 million effort to fully fund construction and establish an artistic, operating and education reserve. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 23, 2017 in Arkansas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, CHICAGO, and more! (more...)
Arkansas Repertory Theatre Announces Inaugural Ann L. Pride Award for Outstanding Intern Arkansas Repertory Theatre Announces Inaugural Ann L. Pride Award for Outstanding Intern
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Arkansas

Arkansas Repertory Theatre is pleased to announce the inauguration of its Ann L. Pride Award program. Named in honor of Arkansas native and Rep supporter Ann L. Pride, the award will be presented to a deserving intern as he/she completes their year-long internship at The Rep. In addition to the recognition, the award includes a monetary gift of $1,000.  The inaugural award recipient is Christopher Ryan Tebo Hardin, sound intern for The Rep's 2016-17 Season. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 18
by Audition Roundup on June 18, 2017 in Arkansas

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 18, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 6/18/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 6/18/2017
by BWW on June 18, 2017 in Arkansas

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/18/2017 for Arkansas (more...)
Young Players and Landers of Benton to Present GUYS AND DOLLS JR Young Players and Landers of Benton to Present GUYS AND DOLLS JR
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2017 in Arkansas

The Young Players and Landers of Benton present Guys and Dolls JR at the historic Royal Theatre, 111 S. Market Street, in downtown Benton. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 16, 2017 in Arkansas

'BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS, and More! (more...)
BWW Interview: The New Girl In Town: Taylor Quick of THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE at Goodspeed Musicals BWW Interview: The New Girl In Town: Taylor Quick of THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE at Goodspeed Musicals
by Kyle Christopher West on June 13, 2017 in Arkansas

Taylor Quick moved to New York just nine short months ago, but she's already achieved the role of a lifetime: playing the title role in THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE alongside some of New York's brightest stars. But, the young actress, who has family ties to the Great White Way, has neither lost her tenacious work ethic nor her adorable southern accent. Taylor and I chatted about how she booked this dream gig, and what working with a Tony Award-nominated director/choreographer has been like. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 6/11/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 6/11/2017
by BWW on June 11, 2017 in Arkansas

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/11/2017 for Arkansas (more...)
Photo Flash: A Look Inside the Tent at 2 Ring Circus' GODSPELL Photo Flash: A Look Inside the Tent at 2 Ring Circus' GODSPELL
by BWW News Desk on June 10, 2017 in Arkansas

New York City-based 2 Ring Circus and director Donna Drake debut a newly reimagined vision of Stephen Schwartz' Godspell at Arkansas Repertory Theatre through the month of June. (more...)
2 Ring Circus Premieres Reimagined GODSPELL at Arkansas Repertory Theatre 2 Ring Circus Premieres Reimagined GODSPELL at Arkansas Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 09, 2017 in Arkansas

New York City-based 2 Ring Circus and director Donna Drake debut a newly reimagined vision of Stephen Schwartz' Godspell at Arkansas Repertory Theatre through the month of June. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/8 - THE MAN IN THE CEILING, JOSEPH, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 09, 2017 in Arkansas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, BEAUTIFUL and More! (more...)
TheatreSquared to Break Ground on Permanent Home, Launch 'Our Next Stage' Campaign TheatreSquared to Break Ground on Permanent Home, Launch 'Our Next Stage' Campaign
by BWW News Desk on June 07, 2017 in Arkansas

TheatreSquared (T2) Artistic Director Robert Ford and Executive Director Martin Miller today announced that, on June 23 at 4pm, the company will break ground on the region's first dedicated, permanent home for professional theatre and publicly launch the Our Next Stage Campaign, a $34 million effort to fully fund construction and establish an artistic, operating and education reserve. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 6/04/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 6/04/2017
by BWW on June 04, 2017 in Arkansas

Upcoming Shows - Week of 6/04/2017 for Arkansas (more...)
Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of SPRING AWAKENING at The Studio Theatre Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of SPRING AWAKENING at The Studio Theatre
by BWW News Desk on June 01, 2017 in Arkansas

The Studio Theatre presents SPRING AWAKENING, June 8 - 25, 2017. The musical was written by Duncan Sheik (music) and Steven Sater (book and lyrics) based on the German Play by the same name by Frank Wedekind. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in character below! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/1 - FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/1 - FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 02, 2017 in Arkansas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FUN HOME, SOMETHING ROTTEN, BEAUTIFUL and More! (more...)
Olivia Newton-John Postpones Concert Dates After Breast Cancer Diagnosis Olivia Newton-John Postpones Concert Dates After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
by BWW News Desk on May 30, 2017 in Arkansas

Grammy winner and Grease star Olivia Newton-John is reluctantly postponing her June U.S. and Canadian concert tour dates. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 5/28/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 5/28/2017
by BWW on May 28, 2017 in Arkansas

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/28/2017 for Arkansas (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/26 - DIRTY DANCING, LES MIS, WICKED, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/26 - DIRTY DANCING, LES MIS, WICKED, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on May 26, 2017 in Arkansas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature DIRTY DANCING, LES MISERABLES, WICKED and More! (more...)
TheatreSquared Announces the 2017 Arkansas New Play Festival Line-Up TheatreSquared Announces the 2017 Arkansas New Play Festival Line-Up
by BWW News Desk on May 24, 2017 in Arkansas

TheatreSquared (T2) Artistic Director Robert Ford and Executive Director Martin Miller today unveiled the lineup of brand new plays to be featured at the ninth annual Arkansas New Play Festival, the state's flagship showcase for new American stage plays with performances at TheatreSquared in Fayetteville and at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 5/21/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 5/21/2017
by BWW on May 21, 2017 in Arkansas

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/21/2017 for Arkansas (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/18 - NEXT TO NORMAL, BEAUTIFUL, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/18 - NEXT TO NORMAL, BEAUTIFUL, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on May 19, 2017 in Arkansas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature NEXT TO NORMAL, HEDWIG, OKLAHOMA, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
PJ MASKS to Hit the Road with First-Ever Tour PJ MASKS LIVE! TIME TO BE A HERO PJ MASKS to Hit the Road with First-Ever Tour PJ MASKS LIVE! TIME TO BE A HERO
by BWW News Desk on May 15, 2017 in Arkansas

Entertainment One (eOne) and Round Room Presents have announced that 'PJ Masks Live! Time to Be a Hero,' a brand-new, fully-immersive musical production, will take to the stage, touring across North America starting in September 2017. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 5/14/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Arkansas - Week of 5/14/2017
by BWW on May 14, 2017 in Arkansas

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/14/2017 for Arkansas (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/12 - LA CAGE AUX FOLLES in Singapore, LITTLE SHOP in Burmingham, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World 5/12 - LA CAGE AUX FOLLES in Singapore, LITTLE SHOP in Burmingham, and More!
by BWW News Desk on May 12, 2017 in Arkansas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature LE CAGE AUX FOLLES in Singapore, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS in Birmingham, IN THE HEIGHTS in Connecticut and More! (more...)